For all fishing friends a vacation with the houseboat is ideal. Experience picturesque routes through canals, rivers and lakes as captain on your own boat. No driving licence or previous knowledge is required. Don't forget your fishing rod and fishing licence! The following regions are ideal for a successful fishing holiday.
Here trout and salmon bite. The Scottish Highlands offer an exciting history and stunning landscapes.
The 90 km long Caledonian Canal stretches from Inverness to Fort William and passes through Loch Ness, Loch Oich and Loch Lochy. Loch Oich is a freshwater lake located between Loch Ness and Loch Lochy. At 100 feet, no other lake in Scotland is higher over sea level than this one. Every autumn the Atlantic salmon come to use Loch Oich, Loch Ness and Loch Lochy as spawning grounds.
Soon the season will start again. And whether you're motoring or sailing, probably the second-best thing about a holiday is sitting on deck in the evening with a glass of good wine or cold beer in hand and, most of all, enjoying a delicious dinner and the feeling of freedom.
Lough Derg and many other lakes make every angler's heart beat higher! There are many different fish species here. Start your short trip in Portumna and follow the river Lough Derg south to Killaloe. A perfect route for anglers! Also take the time to visit the small villages and waterfront towns of Mountshannon and Scarriff. This region is ideal for relaxed fishing and recreation in secluded, barely-touched surroundings.